Education Update is a weekly blog post highlighting recent developments in the world of education. The linked articles and summaries are not endorsements, rather frame points of view to begin conversations about the state of education, trends, and how we as designers can play an active role in shaping schools. 501 more words
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Our schools are failing our kids.
They are failing because they are monopolies, exempt from competition. If schools would actually run more like businesses, things would turn around. 1,349 more words
Which kind of ice cream is better: vanilla or non-vanilla? This is a poorly constructed question, but one that I think is similar to a question often asked about education. 515 more words
Today’s New York Times has an excellent article by Kevin Carey on the current status of federal student loans, “A Quiet Revolution is Helping Lift the Burden of Student Debt… 367 more words